The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 109 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £331
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £30.88 -
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -
SUSE
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
534 332 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.56% 19.86% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 202 187
Average daily rate £375 £301 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 35
Average hourly rate £15.13 £12.45 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SUSE across the West Yorkshire region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -22 8 - - 3
Wakefield - 1 - -
SUSE
Yorkshire

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE.

1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) vSphere
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Replication
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) zOS
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
6 2 (15.38%) Hadoop

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) zOS
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (61.54%) MCITP
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle